March 5, 2011

W&L Men's Tennis Sweeps E&H and VWC

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The No. 29 Washington and Lee men's tennis team defeated both Emory & Henry and Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

The Generals swept both contests by a score of 5-0 to improve to 6-0 overall and 5-0 in conference play. The Wasps fell to 3-4 overall and 0-1 in ODAC competition, while the Marlins dropped to 0-3 overall and 0-1 in conference action.

W&L returns to action on Saturday as it travels to No. 27 Mary Washington for a noon matchup.

 

#29 Washington and Lee 5, Emory & Henry 0
Mar 05, 2011 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Hayden White (W&L) def. Adam Henderson (E&H) 6-2, 6-0
2. Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. Mathew Nelson (E&H) 6-2, 6-3
3. Michael Young (E&H) vs. Michael Freeman (W&L) no result
4. Zachary Eccher (E&H) vs. Jonathan Gaffney (W&L) no result
5. Brian Butler (E&H) vs. Ben Fass (W&L) no result
6. Preston Cardwell (E&H) vs. Brian Roberts (W&L) no result
Doubles competition
1. Will Hall/Mac Davis (W&L) def. Mathew Nelson/Brian Butler (E&H) 8-4
2. Jonathan Gaffney/Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. Adam Henderson/Michael Young (E&H) 8-3
3. Michael Freeman/Hayden White (W&L) def. Zachary Eccher/Preston Cardwell (E&H) 8-0
 
Match Notes
Emory & Henry 3-4, 0-1
Washington and Lee 5-0, 4-0; National ranking #29

 

#29 Washington and Lee 5, Virginia Wesleyan 0
Mar 05, 2011 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Hayden White (W&L) def. Zak Bartley (VWC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Will Hall (W&L) def. Sky Masand (VWC) 6-1, 6-0
 
Doubles competition
1. Will Hall/Mac Davis (W&L) def. Zak Bartley/Steven Bond (VWC) 8-0
2. Jonathan Gaffney/Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. Sky Masand/Ryan Sadinski (VWC) 8-0
3. Michael Freeman/Hayden White (W&L) def. Jamie Griffin/Donnie Greathouse (VWC) 8-2
 
Match Notes
Virginia Wesleyan 0-3, 0-1
Washington and Lee 6-0, 5-0; National ranking #29

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